Every state in Nigeria has their various plate number codes. These codes engraved on plate numbers have what they mean.
In our previous posts, we talked about Lagos State, Anambra, Imo, Abia, Ondo, Katsina and Enugu State plate number codes and what they mean. This time around, it’s Osun state of Nigeria. We would reveal what the codes you see on the plate numbers actually mean.
The following first three letters you see on any plate number indicates the Local Government area in which the vehicle was registered.
Below are the Osun state plate number codes and what they mean.
LES – Ilesa
KRE – Ikire
SGB – Ogbogbo
GBN – Gbongon
FNN – Ifon Osun
EDE – Ede
The license plates are generally white and the number itself is imprinted in blue. The background consists of an outline of a map of Nigeria. The top left corner bears the Nigerian flag or the coat of arm. The state name and slogan is displayed at the top centre of the plate, and the “Federal Republic of Nigeria” is written at the bottom.
Osun is an inland state in south-western Nigeria and Its capital is Osogbo. It is bounded in the north by Kwara State, in the east partly by Ekiti State and partly by Ondo State, in the south by Ogun State and in the west by Oyo State.
Did we miss any of the Osun state plate number codes? Kindly let us know using the comment section.